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Cao Son Ecolodge

Lapantan, Lao Cai 84203, Vietnam
Cao Son Ecolodge
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We booked a trip to Sapa - Cao Son and Bac Ha with Sapa Travel Expert. This lodge was part of our trip in early 2015. The room itself was basic and not so furnished but fairly fine as we were informed in advance. The food was good and we were invited to join local staff for some drinks too.... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

We are used to sleep in remote places in Viet Nam, and were a little bit afraid of what we were going to find there, considering the comments on this website. We found this place very nice, considering the remoteness of Cao Son, and the difficulties to run such place in this condition. Visiting this area of the northern mountains... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

I wasn't sure what to expect but I wasn't expecting much considering it was kinda off the beaten track..not many tourists go to Cao Son. And you can see from the pictures you aren't gonna be getting 5 star nor even 3 star accomodations. (the word ECOlodge probably gives you a big clue). So I was surprised when I saw... More 

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Shah Alam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2009

Everything was well organised. Our guide was funny, Dan his name. Walking to Cao Son Ecolodge was the best way to get in touch with the surrounding. My 2 and a half year old son, Stewart was walking on his own a fair bit! Picking up stones and sticks along the way follow by many questions from him about things... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2009

Our trip to Cao Son was one of the most successful holiday that we have got. The lodge was not quite big yet it offers beautiful small garden, large ground with some interact with local people. We enjoyed much the scene of Flower Hmong woman taking their buffaloes to the farm. Mr Tan, the cook did his job perfect for... More 

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